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Network Bandwidth

johnsahr
A 800 byte message is sent over the network using a protocol stack with HTTP, SSL, TCP, IP, and WiFi. Each protocol header is 20 bytes long. What percentage of the network bandwidth "on the wire" is spent carrying protocol headers?

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      This sounds like a homework question. If not, you might want to rephrase it because we will not do homework for anyone. Otherwise...

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